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Vetoing Valentine’s Day – The New York Instances

U.S. high school students will have free digital access to the New York Times through September 1, 2021.Almost a year on from the pandemic, Valentine's Day is becoming the newest holiday to be hit...

Phrase + Quiz: conflate – The New York Instances

merge kən-ˈflāt verb1. mix different elements2. to confuse one thing with another_________The word flow together was published in 51 articles on NYTimes.com last year, including on November 4th in “A New Front...

What Does Your Nation’s Nationwide Anthem Imply to You?

U.S. high school students will have free digital access to the New York Times through September 1, 2021.In the United States, Francis Scott Key's national anthem, The Star-Spangled Banner, is often performed before sporting...

Lesson of the Day: ‘America’s Moms Are in Disaster’

Read this excerpt detailing the pandemic of one of these mothers, Dekeda Brown, 41, who lives in Olney, Md. And is married to two daughters (11 and 15):Dekeda sat at her dining table -...

Movie Membership: ‘What It Means to Be Black in America’

U.S. high school students will have free digital access to the New York Times through September 1, 2021.This week we present six short films from the video series “What it means to be black...

What’s Going On in This Graph? | Feb. 24, 2021

Note: We will not be a live moderated "What's going on in this picture?" Discussion on February 17th. These graphs show the air quality for twelve major world cities from November 2018 to...

What College students Are Saying About Renaming Faculties, Artistic Expression and Social Media Developments

While I understand why the school board wants to rename schools that are named after people associated with racism, sexism, and slavery, I agree with Yukina Grady that they should focus more on other...

Stay Webinar: Speaking About Race and Racism within the Classroom Utilizing The New York...

Register for the live webinar on March 4th at 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time.From the protests following the murder of George Floyd in police custody to the Capitol riot, our students relive the story as...

Lesson of the Day: ‘Will American Concepts Tear France Aside? A few of Its...

U.S. high school students will have free digital access to the New York Times through September 1, 2021.Lesson overviewSelected itemsAfter the protests against racism and racist violence in the United States last summer, the...

Have You Skilled Any Embarrassing Zoom Mishaps?

Have you seen the viral video in which Texan attorney Rod Ponton insists he is "not a cat" despite a zoom filter that strongly suggests otherwise? (If not, check it out above.)Do you...

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